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June 9,2021

Romantic Love May Be the Best Kind of...

You’ve likely heard of the “honeymoon” or “infatuation” stage of romantic love -- and you’ve...

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May 14,2021

What Does It Take to Create an Emotional...

Where are the “emotional safety zones” in your life?  These are relationships where you can...

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April 14,2021

How to Make a Plan to Be Surprising...

Why should you make a plan to be surprising and fun with your partner? “Relationship”...

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March 17,2021

Stop Having Frustrations — Start Having Requests

Remember the last time a conversation reached an impasse in your relationship? Instead of seeing...

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February 22,2021

Why You Need to Close the Exits in...

“Close the exits.” When you hear that phrase in reference to your marriage, what does...

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January 25,2021

How to Recognize Your Relationship’s Power Struggle

It’s never fun to feel disappointed, frustrated, or angry with your partner. Many couples break...

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December 10,2020

What Is the Imago — and Why Does...

Imago is Latin for “image,” and in Imago relationship therapy, the Imago is the unconscious...

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October 1,2020

Improve Communication with the Couples Dialogue

Do you feel like your partner never really listens to you? Do they complain that...

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July 2,2020

The Mystery of Attraction

In some cases, people talk about their knees getting weak. Or being “drawn toward” someone....

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June 9,2020

How to Make a SMART Request of Your...

You know that relationships thrive (or wither) based on communication. You need to be able...

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